JPMorgan Chinese Investment Trust's total return on net assets, which comprises the change in net asset value with the dividend reinvested, increased by 17.2% in the year to the end of September.

This was marginally ahead of its benchmark, the MSCI Golden Dragon Index, with net dividends reinvested (in sterling terms), which increased by 16.5%.

Over the same period, the company's ordinary share price rose by 12.9%, widening the discount from 1.6% to 5.1%.